Fadhili A.

asked • 06/30/18

how many of each type should be made in order to obtain the maximum possible profits if the profit on each spots cycle is $1 and on each racing model is $3

A bicycle manufacturer makes two models a sports cycle and a racing machine. In order to make a sports model, 6 man hours are needed, while a racing model requires 10 man hours. (By 6 man hours we mean either 1 man working for 6 hours, or 2 men working for 3 hours or 6 men working for 1 hour etc). the manufacturer can employ no more than 15 men and these men work for 8 hours per day for 5 days each week. the cost of materials amounts to $5 per cycle and manufacturer's total weekly quota of such materials may not exceed $400, the firm has a contact to supply at least 30 sports model and 20 racers per week. how many of each type should be made in order to obtain the maximum possible profits if the profit on each spots cycle is $1 and on each racing model is $3

1 Expert Answer

By:

Andy C. answered • 07/01/18

Tutor
4.9 (27)

Math/Physics Tutor

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.